The table below looks at the statistics for Elasticsearch skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Elasticsearch over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Elasticsearch
Rank 526 527 606
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +79
Contract jobs citing Elasticsearch 87 57 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.11% 0.003%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.85% 0.63% 0.020%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 45 2
Average daily rate
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£475 £400 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% +11.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £292 £344
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £372
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £270 -
% change year-on-year
+43.51% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Application Platforms Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
10252 9098 10078
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.82% 17.50% 17.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 6171 5373 5641
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £216 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £521 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £335 £335
% change year-on-year
+5.97% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 412 368 494
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.52 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-5.48% -2.55%

Elasticsearch
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Elasticsearch within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Elasticsearch Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Elasticsearch
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Elasticsearch within the UK.

Elasticsearch Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Elasticsearch
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Elasticsearch within the UK over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Elasticsearch Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Elasticsearch
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Elasticsearch within the UK over the 3 months to 18 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -5 81 £475 +18.75% 43
London +20 69 £475 +15.15% 31
City of London +32 15 £450 +5.88% 11
Chester +7 4 £249 - 1
Cheshire +4 4 £249 - 1
South East -1 4 £469 - 9
North West -11 4 £249 -7.87% 2
South West - 4 £344 - 1
Cardiff -8 3 £375 +57.89% 1
South Wales -13 3 £375 +57.89% 1
Wales -18 3 £375 +57.89% 1
Hampshire - 2 £469 - 1
Southampton - 1 £438 - 1
Brighton - 1 - -
Bristol - 1 £388 - 1
East Sussex - 1 - -
Scotland - - - -
Southwark - - - -
East of England - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Cambridge - - - -
Manchester - - - - 1
Oxford - - - -
Edinburgh - - - -
Glasgow - - - -
Guildford - - - - 3
Leeds - - - -
Windsor - - - - 2
Berkshire - - - - 3
Cambridgeshire - - - -

Elasticsearch
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Elasticsearch also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Elasticsearch.

1 94 (59.49%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (45.57%) TDD
3 63 (39.87%) Java
4 61 (38.61%) JavaScript
5 54 (34.18%) Open Source
5 54 (34.18%) Apache Cassandra
6 53 (33.54%) HTML
7 52 (32.91%) MongoDB
7 52 (32.91%) Jenkins
8 50 (31.65%) NoSQL
9 49 (31.01%) Linux
10 48 (30.38%) CSS
11 47 (29.75%) Continuous Integration
12 46 (29.11%) Hadoop
13 45 (28.48%) Puppet
14 43 (27.22%) BDD
15 42 (26.58%) Node.js
15 42 (26.58%) Big Data
16 41 (25.95%) MySQL
17 39 (24.68%) HTML5
18 38 (24.05%) Apache
18 38 (24.05%) Scrum
18 38 (24.05%) AngularJS
18 38 (24.05%) DevOps
19 37 (23.42%) Opscode Chef
20 36 (22.78%) PHP
21 35 (22.15%) Redis
22 32 (20.25%) OO
23 31 (19.62%) Web Services
23 31 (19.62%) Git (software)

Elasticsearch
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Elasticsearch also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Elasticsearch. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 42 (26.58%) Node.js
2 38 (24.05%) Apache
3 24 (15.19%) Apache Solr
4 10 (6.33%) Apache Pig
5 9 (5.70%) nginx
6 8 (5.06%) Tomcat
7 7 (4.43%) CMS
8 6 (3.80%) Apache ServiceMix
9 5 (3.16%) Confluence
9 5 (3.16%) IIS
10 4 (2.53%) Sitecore CMS
11 3 (1.90%) Umbraco
12 2 (1.27%) WebSphere
12 2 (1.27%) Cloud Foundry
13 1 (0.63%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.63%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 27 (17.09%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.80%) GitHub
2 6 (3.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.53%) IaaS
3 4 (2.53%) Heroku
4 3 (1.90%) Joyent
4 3 (1.90%) SaaS
4 3 (1.90%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.27%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.90%) VPN
1 3 (1.90%) DNS
1 3 (1.90%) SAN
1 3 (1.90%) Firewall
1 3 (1.90%) VLAN
1 3 (1.90%) iSCSI
1 3 (1.90%) NAS
1 3 (1.90%) LDAP
2 2 (1.27%) HTTP
2 2 (1.27%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.27%) Internet
3 1 (0.63%) AMQP
3 1 (0.63%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (34.18%) Apache Cassandra
2 52 (32.91%) MongoDB
3 50 (31.65%) NoSQL
4 46 (29.11%) Hadoop
5 42 (26.58%) Big Data
6 41 (25.95%) MySQL
7 35 (22.15%) Redis
8 21 (13.29%) CouchDB
9 16 (10.13%) Riak
10 12 (7.59%) Apache Hive
11 7 (4.43%) SQL Server
12 6 (3.80%) PostgreSQL
12 6 (3.80%) Pentaho
12 6 (3.80%) Impala
13 5 (3.16%) Relational Database
13 5 (3.16%) Neo4j
13 5 (3.16%) HBase
13 5 (3.16%) Couchbase
13 5 (3.16%) Voldemort
14 3 (1.90%) BigTable
Development Applications
1 52 (32.91%) Jenkins
2 31 (19.62%) Git (software)
3 15 (9.49%) Hudson
4 13 (8.23%) JIRA
5 9 (5.70%) Maven
6 6 (3.80%) Talend Open Studio
6 6 (3.80%) TeamCity
6 6 (3.80%) Grunt
7 5 (3.16%) Cucumber
7 5 (3.16%) Subversion
7 5 (3.16%) Selenium
8 4 (2.53%) NUnit
8 4 (2.53%) WebDriver
8 4 (2.53%) PhantomJS
9 3 (1.90%) Behat
9 3 (1.90%) PHPUnit
10 2 (1.27%) Mocha
10 2 (1.27%) JUnit
10 2 (1.27%) Jasmine
11 1 (0.63%) Gradle
General
1 11 (6.96%) Back Office
1 11 (6.96%) Finance
2 4 (2.53%) Legal
3 3 (1.90%) Telecoms
3 3 (1.90%) Retail
4 1 (0.63%) Games
Job Titles
1 109 (68.99%) Developer
2 26 (16.46%) Java Developer
3 24 (15.19%) JavaScript Developer
4 23 (14.56%) Architect
5 19 (12.03%) Programmer
6 15 (9.49%) PHP Developer
7 13 (8.23%) Web Developer
7 13 (8.23%) DevOps Engineer
7 13 (8.23%) DevOps Architect
8 8 (5.06%) .NET Developer
8 8 (5.06%) Web Programmer
9 7 (4.43%) Lead Architect
10 5 (3.16%) Scala Developer
10 5 (3.16%) Senior Developer
10 5 (3.16%) Perl Developer
10 5 (3.16%) Senior PHP Developer
10 5 (3.16%) Lead Developer
10 5 (3.16%) Software Engineer
11 4 (2.53%) ASP.NET Developer
11 4 (2.53%) Lead Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (33.54%) HTML
2 48 (30.38%) CSS
3 39 (24.68%) HTML5
4 38 (24.05%) AngularJS
5 31 (19.62%) Web Services
6 30 (18.99%) RabbitMQ
7 27 (17.09%) CSS3
8 24 (15.19%) KnockoutJS
9 21 (13.29%) XML
10 20 (12.66%) jQuery
11 19 (12.03%) LAMP
11 19 (12.03%) Ember.js
12 18 (11.39%) RESTful
13 15 (9.49%) Apache Camel
13 15 (9.49%) Lucene
14 14 (8.86%) Spring
14 14 (8.86%) JSON
15 13 (8.23%) REST
16 12 (7.59%) .NET
16 12 (7.59%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 54 (34.18%) Open Source
2 18 (11.39%) Wiki
3 8 (5.06%) Mobile App
4 7 (4.43%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (4.43%) Computer Science
5 6 (3.80%) Data Integration
5 6 (3.80%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (3.16%) Social Network
7 4 (2.53%) iPad
8 3 (1.90%) New Media
8 3 (1.90%) User Experience
9 2 (1.27%) Video on Demand
9 2 (1.27%) Market Risk
9 2 (1.27%) N-Tier
9 2 (1.27%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.27%) Streaming Video
9 2 (1.27%) Derivative
10 1 (0.63%) RIA
10 1 (0.63%) Reference Data
10 1 (0.63%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 49 (31.01%) Linux
2 20 (12.66%) CentOS
3 15 (9.49%) Debian
4 10 (6.33%) UNIX
5 6 (3.80%) Ubuntu
6 5 (3.16%) Windows
6 5 (3.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.90%) SmartOS
7 3 (1.90%) Solaris
8 1 (0.63%) SELinux
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (59.49%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (45.57%) TDD
3 47 (29.75%) Continuous Integration
4 43 (27.22%) BDD
5 38 (24.05%) DevOps
5 38 (24.05%) Scrum
6 32 (20.25%) OO
7 26 (16.46%) MVC
7 26 (16.46%) Web Development
8 22 (13.92%) Automated Testing
9 18 (11.39%) Web Application Development
9 18 (11.39%) Event-Driven Architecture
10 16 (10.13%) Analytics
10 16 (10.13%) E-Commerce
11 12 (7.59%) Software Engineering
12 10 (6.33%) OOD
12 10 (6.33%) Configuration Management
13 9 (5.70%) Release Management
13 9 (5.70%) Complex Event Processing
13 9 (5.70%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 63 (39.87%) Java
2 61 (38.61%) JavaScript
3 36 (22.78%) PHP
4 28 (17.72%) Python
5 27 (17.09%) Perl
6 25 (15.82%) SQL
7 24 (15.19%) Ruby
8 18 (11.39%) Scala
8 18 (11.39%) Bash Shell
9 15 (9.49%) C#
10 6 (3.80%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.90%) Clojure
11 3 (1.90%) Golang
12 2 (1.27%) CoffeeScript
12 2 (1.27%) Objective-C
12 2 (1.27%) C++
12 2 (1.27%) C
12 2 (1.27%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.63%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 16 (10.13%) SC Cleared
1 16 (10.13%) Security Cleared
2 7 (4.43%) Degree
3 1 (0.63%) A+ Certification
3 1 (0.63%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.90%) QA
System Software
1 5 (3.16%) Varnish
1 5 (3.16%) Docker
2 3 (1.90%) NFS
3 2 (1.27%) HDFS
4 1 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.63%) vCloud
4 1 (0.63%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 45 (28.48%) Puppet
2 37 (23.42%) Opscode Chef
3 21 (13.29%) Salt
4 20 (12.66%) ZABBIX
5 17 (10.76%) Nagios
6 16 (10.13%) Ansible
7 15 (9.49%) Cacti
8 12 (7.59%) Vagrant
9 4 (2.53%) logstash
10 3 (1.90%) Kibana
10 3 (1.90%) StatsD
11 1 (0.63%) Pingdom
11 1 (0.63%) HAProxy
11 1 (0.63%) YUM
11 1 (0.63%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 25 (15.82%) Red Hat
2 18 (11.39%) Rackspace
3 10 (6.33%) JBoss
4 9 (5.70%) Oracle
5 7 (4.43%) Zend
6 6 (3.80%) Talend
7 5 (3.16%) Atlassian
8 4 (2.53%) Sitecore
8 4 (2.53%) Microsoft
9 3 (1.90%) Endeca
9 3 (1.90%) SaltStack
10 2 (1.27%) Cloudera
10 2 (1.27%) Google
10 2 (1.27%) VMware
11 1 (0.63%) Sybase
11 1 (0.63%) Elastic Path
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